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take out spaces in path

Posted on 1999-01-29
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i have this code in my program
Private Sub Form_Load()
picpath = "\\computer2\photo\"
Picture1.Picture = LoadPicture(picpath & Clipboard.GetText & ".jpg")

End Sub
Here is the problem clipbard.gettext may contain blank spaces and when i try to open the picture it doesent find it
it tries to open 1       .jpg instead of 1.jpg
I have to capture 7 caracters in the clipboard cause sometime i could have 1234567.jpg
is there a way to take out these blank spaces
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Question by:jerbell
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MAD012999 earned 100 total points
ID: 1471201
Try this:

Picture1.Picture = LoadPicture(picpath & replace(Clipboard.GetText," ", "") & ".jpg")

Good Luck,
Mike
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by:jerbell
ID: 1471202
well i found the answer with using a loop and inst
but your is short and sweet didn't try it but will give you points since my code works
but if yours works all the better.
thanks
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